Lead Electrical Engineer - Birmingham, AL

Birmingham, AL

Posted: 05/03/2024 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 30395

Job Description

Lead Electrical Engineer - Birmingham, AL

Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment, leading complex electrical projects from concept to completion?

We're seeking a seasoned Senior Electrical Engineer to join our Birmingham, AL team! This is an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated individual to make a significant impact on a variety of projects.

  • Lead & manage the electrical engineering of multiple projects concurrently across all phases (concept, design, construction).
  • Analyze existing electrical systems to define project scope.
  • Delegate design tasks and calculations to support staff.
  • Perform electrical design tasks, including:
    • Low & medium voltage power distribution.
    • Lighting & lighting control systems.
    • Grounding system design & power studies.
  • Utilize Revit for proficient design execution.
  • Possess a strong understanding of project design, construction, design software, cost estimation, and scheduling.
  • Review shop drawings, respond to RFIs, and attend construction meetings.
  • Contribute to the development of business unit design standards and specifications.

  • Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited institution (required for licensure).
  • Minimum 7 years of related experience in a professional services firm.
  • Working knowledge of National Electrical Code (NEC).
  • Understanding of Arc-Fault/Arc-Flash studies and breaker coordination.
  • Experience applying energy codes (IECC & ASHRAE 90.1).
  • Proficiency in Revit and electrical design software.
  • Proven ability to manage mid-to-large size projects from initiation to completion.
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills across disciplines and teams.

Preferred Skills:
  • PE License (not mandatory).
  • LC Certification (a plus).

Ready to take your electrical engineering career to the next level?

Submit your resume and cover letter to jstlouis@selectek.com.

Meet Your Recruiter

Joe St. Louis
Technical Recruiter

With a passion for connecting talented individuals with fulfilling careers, Joe St. Louis brings over 17 years of recruitment experience to his role as a Technical Recruiter at Selectek. Throughout his career, Joe has honed his expertise in engineering and technical staffing, building a strong track record of successful placements.

Driven by a commitment to career advancement, Joe takes pride in matching individuals with the perfect fit. He fosters positive relationships with both candidates and clients, ensuring a smooth and successful recruitment experience.

Outside of the office, Joe enjoys spending time with his family, including his wife (who introduced him to the joys of dog ownership!) and their two sons. When he's not recruiting, Joe can be found playing guitar, a skill he honed during his studies at Berklee College of Music, where he earned a Bachelor of Professional Music degree.

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Kennesaw, GA 30144